Top 10 Universities in India

Top 10 Universities in India
Indian Institute of Science

1. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

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Indian Institute of Science is a public university for scientific research and higher education located in Bangalore, India. Indian Institute of Science offers Postgraduate degrees classified into two categories: degrees by research [Ph.D., integrated Ph.D., and M.Tech. (research)], and degrees by coursework (M.Tech., M.Mgt., and M.Des.). The undergraduate program was conceived, for students who had completed Class XII. The program offers a four-year Bachelor of Science (Research) course in six disciplines: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Material Science, Mathematics, and Physics.

2. Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai

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At present ICT offers three degrees at the undergraduate level: B.Tech. (Bachelor of Technology), B.Chem.Eng. (Bachelor of Chemical Engineering), B.Pharm. (Bachelor of Pharmacy). The institute offers several courses at the master’s level which specialize in Chemical Technology, Chemical Engineering, and Pharmacy. Ph.D. from ICT is a highly sought-after program and is arguably among the best ones in the country.M.Sc. from ICT boasts of accreditation from the Royal Society of Chemistry. ICT is only the second institute in India to receive this accreditation.

3. Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

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Jawaharlal Nehru University offers Research / Doctoral-level Courses, Postgraduate Degree Courses like Master of Arts (MA), Master of Science (MSc), Master of Computer Applications – (MCA), Master of Technology (MTech) – Computer Science and Technology, Master of Technology (MTech) – Computational and Systems Biology, it also offers Certificate courses, Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses.

4. University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

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Indian Public Research University located in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. It offers a school of study for Mathematics and Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Life Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, Sarojini Naidu School of Arts & Communication, Management studies, Medical science, Engineering Sciences & Technology, Computer, and Information science and Seminars/conferences/workshops.

It has specialized centers for UCESS, Vision & Mission, Programmes of Study, Faculty, Cognitive Sciences, ACRHEM, Centre for Modelling, Simulation & Design, Health Psychology, Integrated Studies, Buddhist Studies, Nanotechnology, Knowledge & Innovation Studies, Endangered Languages, Research & Education in Ageing, Indian Languages, Great Indian Thinkers, Foreign Language, Dalit & Tribal Literature, Women’s Studies, Knowledge & Innovation Studies (2), Centre for Classical Languages Telugu, Centre for Advanced Studies in Electronics science and technology and various Research Institutes.

5. Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam

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The university has four schools of studies which are divided into 21 departments and three special academic centers these are the School of Sciences, the School of Humanities & Social Sciences, the School of Management Sciences, School of Engineering.

It offers a Ph.D. program for Business Administration, English and Foreign Languages, Cultural Studies, Sociology, Chemical Sciences, Physics, Mathematical Sciences, Molecular Biology, and Biotechnology, Environmental Science, Computer Science and Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronics, and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Food Engineering and Technology, and Energy. B.Tech.and Integrated B.A.B.Ed. / Integrated M.Sc M.Com.

6. University of Delhi, Delhi

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There are 240 courses available at the University of Delhi UG Course Intake Education, Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Manufacturing Process, and Automation Engineering, Biotechnology, Unani Medicine, Ayurveda.

PG Course Intake Political Science, Sanskrit, English, Mathematics, Commerce, History, Chemistry, Philosophy, Economics, Others. There are as many as 75 courses in University running under the 3-year undergraduate program structure, with few exceptions like MBBS, BTech, etc. The University offers 70 post-graduate degrees. DU also offers MPhil in about 28 subjects. In addition to these, it offers 90+ Certificate courses and 28 Diplomas. There are also 15 Advanced Diplomas offered in various languages. The University offers Ph.D. courses, which may be awarded by any faculty of the university under ordinance VI-B. But, specialty and super specialty medical degrees like DM, DCh, etc., could only be awarded by the faculty of medical sciences.

7. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

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BHU is organized into four institutes and fourteen Faculties (Streams). The institutes are administratively autonomous, with their own budget, management, and academic bodies.

It has institutes like the Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi, Institute of Science, Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Institute of Medical Sciences, Institute of Environment & Sustainable Development, Institute of Management Studies.

It has courses in Arts, Ayurveda, Commerce, Law, Performing Arts, Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vijnan Sankaya, Social Sciences, Visual Arts. It has various Affiliated schools and colleges and Research centers.

8. Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

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IIST offers undergraduate (B.Tech.), master’s (M.Tech.), and Ph.D. programs in space science and technology, and serves as a research center. Doctoral programs in basic sciences and post-doctoral programs are also offered. A 5-year Dual Degree (B.Tech. + M.Tech./M.S) in Engineering Physics replaced the existing Physical Sciences branch. The M.Tech./M.S can be done in any of the following – M.S. in Astronomy & Astrophysics, M.S. in Earth System Science, M.S. in Solid State Physics, or M.Tech. in Optical Engineering.

9. Birla Institute of Technology and Science –Pilani

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BITS Pilani offers four-year integrated first-degree programs (so-called because several courses, such as mathematics and science, are common to each degree) in engineering, technology, and pharmacy, a Master of Arts program, and Master of Science programs in science and technology.

BITS Pilani offers master’s degrees in engineering, pharmacy, public health, and business administration. BITS Pilani offers off-campus programs in which students receive work experience in the industry.

10. Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh

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AMU offers more than 300 courses in both traditional and modern branches of education. In addition to this, it has its three off-campus centers at Malappuram (Kerala), Murshidabad (West Bengal), and Kishanganj (Bihar). The university comprises all castes, creeds, religions, and genders, and is an Institute of National Importance provided under the Seventh Schedule of the Constitution at its commencement.

The University has 12 Faculties viz. Agricultural Sciences, Arts, Commerce, Engineering & Technology, Law, Life Sciences, Medicine, Management Studies & Research, Science, Social Sciences, Theology, Unani Medicine, each comprising of several Departments of Studies.

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